US Begins Bombing Syria

By: Tuesday September 23, 2014 5:47 am

Yesterday the US began bombing yet another country in the Middle East with strikes targeting ISIS forces in Syria. According to the Pentagon, the strikes were aimed at 20 different ISIS targets within Syria. US government officials also told ABC News that strikes were joined by Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab [...]

Syrian War Expected To Take ‘Several Years’, Now Other Group In Syria ‘Threat To US’

By: Monday September 22, 2014 5:48 am

JUST IN: NBC News confirms US airstrikes have begun in Syria. More soon on http://t.co/JUMzDJeNeA. — NBCWashington (@nbcwashington) September 23, 2014 Now that the US is expanding the war into Syria it seems ISIS is drifting out of focus. Another group, Khorasan, has been identified as a more direct threat to the United States. Khorasan [...]

Senate Votes To Give Weapons And Training To ‘Moderate’ Syrian Rebels

By: Friday September 19, 2014 5:38 am

Senate votes 78-22 to fund President Obama request to arm, train Syrian rebels. Recall that Senate vote authorizing Bush on Iraq was 77-23. — John Nichols (@NicholsUprising) September 19, 2014 Following the House, the Senate voted yesterday to approve President Obama’s plan to arm and train the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels. They vote was 78-22 [...]

House Votes To Give Weapons And Training To ‘Moderate’ Syrian Rebels

By: Thursday September 18, 2014 5:07 am

President Obama’s self-described “fantasy” got some help from Congress yesterday as the House of Representatives passed a bill pushed by both Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to arm and train rebels in Syria. The vote was 273 to 156 and appropriated no funds yet proved controversial as both Democrats and Republicans opposed [...]

Pentagon Chief Planning For Ground Troops In Iraq

By: Wednesday September 17, 2014 5:27 am

Never believe anything until it has been officially denied, in this case multiple times. After President Obama has claimed ad nauseam that he would not send group troops to Iraq – while sending ground troops to Iraq – it appears the Pentagon has already been planning for large scale ground forces in Iraq and thinks [...]

Obama Vetted ISIS Speech In Off-The-Record Meeting With Establishment Media

By: Tuesday September 16, 2014 5:02 am

How much additional evidence is really needed at this point to show that the establishment media are courtiers to power not independent journalists? Well, here is a little more anyway. According to Michael Calderone at the Huffington Post, President Barack Obama met with over a dozen “journalists” in an off-the-record meeting to get input on [...]

Obama Does Not Have Authority To Bomb Syria Without Congressional Approval

By: Friday September 12, 2014 5:07 am

Though President Obama made a number of absurd and unsupported claims in his address on ISIS, the one that already launched a thousands tweets is his assertion that he had the authority to bomb Syria without seeking congressional approval. In Obama’s distorted view of the constitution he can launch a military campaign against any country [...]

Obama Says He Will Expand War To Syria And Beyond

By: Thursday September 11, 2014 3:22 am

In a prime time speech President Barack Obama declared that he would destroy the Islamic militant group ISIS saying they were a “group of killers” that threatened “American citizens, personnel, and facilities” in the region and beyond. If not destroyed, Obama claimed, ISIS would attack America. Though he acknowledged that US intelligence had not detected [...]

President Obama Gives Speech On ISIS 9/10/2014

By: Wednesday September 10, 2014 5:46 pm

President Barack Obama will speak tonight on his plan to deal with the Islamic State (also known as ISIS and ISIL), an Islamic militant group that controls territory in Syria and Iraq. In controlled leaks to reporters it has been disclosed that the speech will focus on expanding the bombing campaign in Iraq into Syria [...]

Obama Preparing To Launch War In Syria (Again)

By: Wednesday September 10, 2014 7:09 am

President Obama’s Syria Speech on September 10th, 2013. Now that the public has been subjected to a shock and awe terror campaign by the media, ISIS has become the new existential threat in the public mind that must be destroyed or we’re all gonna die. Consequently, President Obama now feels he has enough public support [...]

After Media Assault Americans Believe ISIS Threat To US

By: Tuesday September 9, 2014 5:23 am

After a continual barrage of media hype surrounding a group of Islamist fighters in Iraq and Syria the American people are scared that the homeland is in jeopardy. According to a CNN/ORC Poll, 45% of Americans see that ISIS is a “very serious threat to the US.” That number parallels what Americans thought of Al [...]

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